Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 566 598 593
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5 +206
Permanent jobs citing npm 520 608 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 1.53% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 409 434 597
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £81,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 41,976 39,723 36,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.61% 26.18% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34,108 31,684 30,161
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +62 488 £55,000 - 118
UK excluding London +20 277 £45,000 - 66
London +61 235 £66,250 -1.85% 65
South East +26 99 £50,000 -9.09% 14
East of England +114 49 £42,500 -5.56% 3
South West +40 47 £40,000 - 13
Midlands +33 32 £38,000 -15.56% 10
West Midlands +25 24 £39,000 -13.33% 4
North of England +3 24 £42,500 +21.43% 13
Scotland +24 23 £45,000 - 9
North West +22 17 £42,500 +1.19% 8
East Midlands +21 8 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Yorkshire +21 5 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Wales -5 3 £35,000 -30.00% 4
North East +13 2 £51,500 +87.27% 4

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 449 (86.35%) JavaScript
2 403 (77.50%) CSS
3 353 (67.88%) HTML
4 318 (61.15%) Sass
5 278 (53.46%) webpack
6 274 (52.69%) Git (software)
7 269 (51.73%) Front End Development
8 265 (50.96%) Node.js
9 263 (50.58%) AngularJS
10 220 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
11 184 (35.38%) ES6
12 180 (34.62%) React
13 177 (34.04%) HTML5
14 156 (30.00%) CSS3
15 154 (29.62%) LESS
15 154 (29.62%) gulp
16 152 (29.23%) TypeScript
17 144 (27.69%) Web Development
18 135 (25.96%) User Experience
19 127 (24.42%) C#
20 125 (24.04%) jQuery
21 111 (21.35%) Unit Testing
22 100 (19.23%) Vue.js
22 100 (19.23%) Redux
23 99 (19.04%) Grunt
24 95 (18.27%) REST
25 93 (17.88%) .NET
26 87 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
27 85 (16.35%) Finance
28 83 (15.96%) TDD

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (7.88%) Confluence
1 41 (7.88%) IIS
2 36 (6.92%) WordPress
3 35 (6.73%) CMS
4 17 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.88%) Apache
6 14 (2.69%) Drupal
7 11 (2.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.73%) nginx
9 6 (1.15%) SugarCRM
9 6 (1.15%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.77%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.77%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.19%) Kentico
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (4.23%) InVision
2 21 (4.04%) Photoshop
3 20 (3.85%) Zeplin
4 19 (3.65%) Sketch
5 18 (3.46%) Adobe XD
6 11 (2.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (1.15%) Marvel
9 3 (0.58%) Figma
9 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 78 (15.00%) Azure
2 74 (14.23%) AWS
3 61 (11.73%) Yarn
4 30 (5.77%) GitHub
5 21 (4.04%) SaaS
6 15 (2.88%) Amazon EKS
7 13 (2.50%) Heroku
8 10 (1.92%) GCP
9 9 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.73%) Serverless
10 7 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.35%) NuGet
11 6 (1.15%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.15%) PaaS
12 5 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.96%) DigitalOcean
13 4 (0.77%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.27%) DNS
2 16 (3.08%) Firewall
3 15 (2.88%) SSL
3 15 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.96%) HTTP
5 4 (0.77%) Internet
6 2 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.19%) DHCP
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.42%) MySQL
2 43 (8.27%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.88%) Big Data
5 15 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.69%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.73%) MariaDB
8 8 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.35%) Redis
10 6 (1.15%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.15%) GIS
11 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.38%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 278 (53.46%) webpack
2 274 (52.69%) Git (software)
3 154 (29.62%) gulp
4 99 (19.04%) Grunt
5 66 (12.69%) Jasmine
6 58 (11.15%) JIRA
7 54 (10.38%) Bower
8 51 (9.81%) Jenkins
9 49 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (7.31%) Babel
11 35 (6.73%) Maven
12 34 (6.54%) Karma Test Runner
13 31 (5.96%) Visual Studio
14 30 (5.77%) TeamCity
15 29 (5.58%) Mocha
16 27 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
16 27 (5.19%) Subversion
17 22 (4.23%) ESLint
18 21 (4.04%) Ant
18 21 (4.04%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 85 (16.35%) Finance
2 19 (3.65%) Retail
3 16 (3.08%) Legal
4 14 (2.69%) Banking
4 14 (2.69%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.73%) Marketing
6 6 (1.15%) Automotive
6 6 (1.15%) Games
7 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.77%) Housing Association
8 4 (0.77%) Publishing
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Law
9 2 (0.38%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 437 (84.04%) Developer
2 219 (42.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 73 (14.04%) React Developer
4 69 (13.27%) Senior Developer
5 56 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 55 (10.58%) Web Developer
7 54 (10.38%) Angular Developer
8 50 (9.62%) UI Developer
9 43 (8.27%) .NET Developer
10 40 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
11 37 (7.12%) C# Developer
12 36 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (5.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 26 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
15 21 (4.04%) PHP Developer
16 19 (3.65%) C# Web Developer
17 18 (3.46%) .NET Web Developer
18 17 (3.27%) Lead Developer
19 16 (3.08%) Platform Engineer
20 13 (2.50%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (77.50%) CSS
2 353 (67.88%) HTML
3 318 (61.15%) Sass
4 265 (50.96%) Node.js
5 263 (50.58%) AngularJS
6 180 (34.62%) React
7 177 (34.04%) HTML5
8 156 (30.00%) CSS3
9 154 (29.62%) LESS
10 125 (24.04%) jQuery
11 100 (19.23%) Redux
11 100 (19.23%) Vue.js
12 95 (18.27%) REST
13 93 (17.88%) .NET
14 82 (15.77%) RESTful
15 79 (15.19%) Jest
16 72 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 59 (11.35%) Angular 2
18 44 (8.46%) JSON
19 38 (7.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 135 (25.96%) User Experience
2 60 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 39 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
4 34 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (4.04%) Data Structures
7 20 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.69%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.12%) Animation
10 10 (1.92%) W3C
11 9 (1.73%) iPad
12 7 (1.35%) Social Network
13 6 (1.15%) Social Media
14 3 (0.58%) Online Games
14 3 (0.58%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.38%) Data Centre
16 1 (0.19%) Cloud Native
16 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
16 1 (0.19%) Semantic Web
16 1 (0.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.69%) Linux
2 23 (4.42%) Windows
3 18 (3.46%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.08%) Android
4 16 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.31%) CentOS
6 8 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.38%) Unix
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (51.73%) Front End Development
2 220 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (27.69%) Web Development
4 111 (21.35%) Unit Testing
5 87 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
6 83 (15.96%) DevOps
6 83 (15.96%) TDD
7 82 (15.77%) MVC
8 75 (14.42%) OO
9 71 (13.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 63 (12.12%) Scrum
11 62 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (10.00%) Project Management
13 50 (9.62%) Coaching
14 46 (8.85%) Computer Science
14 46 (8.85%) Software Engineering
15 44 (8.46%) E-Commerce
16 43 (8.27%) Analytics
17 39 (7.50%) Test Automation
18 36 (6.92%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 449 (86.35%) JavaScript
2 184 (35.38%) ES6
3 152 (29.23%) TypeScript
4 127 (24.42%) C#
5 83 (15.96%) PHP
6 58 (11.15%) SQL
7 51 (9.81%) Java
8 47 (9.04%) Python
9 25 (4.81%) ES7
10 24 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.46%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.46%) VB.NET
12 17 (3.27%) T-SQL
13 15 (2.88%) C
14 13 (2.50%) PHP 7
15 12 (2.31%) Ruby
16 9 (1.73%) PHP 5
17 8 (1.54%) ES8
18 6 (1.15%) Elixir
18 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (6.92%) Degree
2 18 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.58%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) WAI
3 2 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 81 (15.58%) Docker
2 4 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (6.35%) Kubernetes
1 33 (6.35%) Terraform
2 27 (5.19%) Ansible
3 23 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.42%) Puppet
4 8 (1.54%) cPanel
4 8 (1.54%) Plesk
5 6 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.19%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 49 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.58%) Adobe
3 24 (4.62%) Oracle
4 16 (3.08%) Atlassian
5 15 (2.88%) Black Duck
5 15 (2.88%) Splunk
6 12 (2.31%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.15%) hybris
8 5 (0.96%) Mapbox
8 5 (0.96%) Rollbar
8 5 (0.96%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.96%) Zend
9 4 (0.77%) Google
9 4 (0.77%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.77%) VMware
10 2 (0.38%) Apple
10 2 (0.38%) DocuSign
10 2 (0.38%) New Relic
10 2 (0.38%) RedGate
10 2 (0.38%) SAP